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How to sell your images for $5,000 and more

Starting from the classical 'an image is worth a thousand'..., let's just say that an image may actually worth five thousand dollars. Or more. And we're not talking about a particular image, but any image out there can be the perfect candidate for the +$5,000 sale.Contrary to what people think of the income generated by microstock, that it takes time and plenty of downloads to reach a satisfactory level, your images can earn you considerable revenue in just one Sell the Rights... continue reading

Milestone: 6 000 images online

Hi everyone !Finally !Today I reached the milestone of 6 000 images online. It was hard work. What next ?  My next goal is to upload 10 000 images. It will not be easy. I have to work more, more, more... I try to have the most beautiful photos in my portfolio that will appeal to new buyers.  I would like to express my thanks to the management DT, to all buyers and to all my friends.  You can visit :My portfolio  ... continue reading

British Columbia wildfires 45,000 people are evacuees july 2017

Do you think you got what it takes to take pictures of the fire?So far 327,000 hectares of fire has been reported across British Columbia in Canada. This translates into 155 active fires going on at one time. It is very difficult to get pictures of the blazes itself because nobody can get near the fire. Even at a distance the heat is so intense that it melts metal from vechiles and blows ashes the size of your hands that would feel like a hot pancake being thrown at you if it landed on your skin.... continue reading

Milestone: 10 000 photos online!

Finally! The 10 000 photos milestone achieved! Since 9 000 photos online it took7 month... and since I have posted the 1st photo (July 2010) it was almost 7 years...The 10 000th photo: I think it´s quite representative photo for this milestone - sleeping dog :-).I took this photo in open-air museum in Wologai village on Flores in Indonesia. It´s open air museum, but people are still living there. To this achievement was long way. From the 1st photo to the 5 000th... continue reading

2,000 sales - the Power of Grit and how it applies to photography

In a very interesting coincidence, I stumbled upon this TED talk about 2 weeks before I reached my 2,000 sales benchmark (today!!!).Grit is a concept that claims that individuals who show passion and perseverance have more chance to succeed in the long run than other factors such as IQ or EQ. More information can be found in this link: Angela Lee Duckworth: Grit: The power of passion and persverance I can testify that in photography it could never be truer.I started my photography... continue reading

1,000 images online!

 Hello,I write this blog post with great joy, announcing that my portfolio has finally reached 1000 images.Six years ago, when I started submitting images on Dreamstime, I had such a difficult time getting my images approved and having even 40 online was a very big deal to me. However, I must admit that back then the quality of my photographs was really low, with a few exceptions, while the illustrations were quite horrible.I can honestly say that Dreamstime was like a teacher to me, serving... continue reading

Milestone 9 000 photos online :)

I have been working with Dreamstime for years... and when I have begun, I haven´t thought that once I´ll have even 100 photos in photobank. It went really slowly. I learned and I tried to take photos better and better. And with practice grew up also acceptance of my photos into Dreamstime.Now I have around 200 new photos a month. And sometimes more. The photos are not best. I know that :). But I´m still working on to be better. In last three quarters I had acceptance ratio over 90 %... and... continue reading

2 Year Anniversary - 2,000 Images Uploaded

This past August was my two year anniversary with Dreamstime.It's amazing to think that it was only two years ago that I was dreaming about being able to sell my photos.Two years later, it has become a reality.Today, I hit the 2,000 pictures uploaded mark.I currently have 896 sales.I've found my pictures in magazines, on blogs and even in the Encyclopedia Britannica.It's always a joy to see your pictures in print.Thank you Dreamstime for making my dreams a reality.I will share a... continue reading

My 10 000 photos

I finally uploaded 10,000 photos on Dreamstime. It is a very nice performance. I reached a goal very important for me.    continue reading

Finally hit $ 12,000 in sales!

2000 uploads and $ 12,000 in sales. Let's hope the "stock" market doesn't go downhill..........Too many buyers are going to Instagram!       continue reading

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